The Week in Geek: January 6 - January 12

Check out the latest in geeky comics, books, and tv for the week.  There are also a few exciting game expansions on their way.  Have a geeky week!

 

Monday, January 6

 

Tuesday, January 7

Books:

  • A Wind in the Night - Barb Hendee & J.C. Hendee
  • Dark Duets: New Tales of Horror & Dark Fantasy edited by Christopher Golden
  • Dreams of the Golden Age - Carrie Vaughn
  • Game Slaves - Gard Skinner
  • On Such a Full Sea - Chang-rae Lee
  • Return to Tradd Street - Karen White
  • Rex Regis - L. E. Modesitt, Jr.
  • River of Dreams - Lynn Kurland
  • Robocop Omnibus - Various Artists
  • Swords of Good Men - Snorri Kristjansson
  • The Atopia Chronicles - Matthew Mather
  • The Forever Engine - Frank Chadwick
  • Touch - Michelle Sagara
  • Work Done for Hire - Joe Haldeman

DVDs:

  • Birth of the Living Dead

What's on TV:

  • Marvel's Agents of SHIELD S1E11 - ABC 8pm PST

 

Wednesday, January 8

Comics:

     DC COMICS

  • 100 Bullets Brother Lono #7 (Of 8)
  • Action Comics #27
  • Batman '66 The TV Stories TP 
  • Batman Black And White #5 (Of 6) 
  • Batman Superman #7 
  • Batman The Dark Knight Volume 2 Cycle Of Violence TP 
  • Batwing #27
  • Deadman Volume 4 TP 
  • Demon From The Darkness TP 
  • Demon Knights Volume 3 The Gathering Storm TP 
  • Detective Comics #27 
  • Earth 2 #19 
  • Ex Machina Volume 1 TP  
  • Fairest #22
  • FBP Federal Bureau Of Physics #7 
  • Forever Evil Arkham War #4 (Of 6) 
  • Green Arrow #27
  • Green Lantern #27 
  • Green Lantern Sector 2814 Volume 3 TP 
  • Green Lantern The Animated Series Volume 2 TP 
  • Hinterkind #4
  • Movement #8 
  • Scooby-Doo Team-Up #2 
  • Smallville Season 11 Alien #2 (Of 4) 
  • Stormwatch #27
  • Superman Volume 2 Secrets And Lies TP 
  • Superman Volume 3 Fury At The Worlds' End HC 
  • Swamp Thing #27
  • Swamp Thing By Brian K Vaughan Volume 1 TP 
  • Terra Obscura S.M.A.S.H. Of Two Worlds TP 
  • Trinity Of Sin The Phantom Stranger #15 
  • Vampire Diaries #1 

     MARVEL COMICS

  • A+X #16  
  • All-New Marvel NOW Point One #1 
  • All-New X-Factor #1  
  • All-New X-Men Indestructible Hulk Superior Spider-Man The Arms Of The Octopus TP 
  • All-New X-Men Volume 1 Yesterday's X-Men TP
  • Avengers A.I. #1  
  • Avengers A.I. #8.NOW 
  • Avengers World #1 
  • Black Widow #1  
  • Cable And X-Force #18 
  • Cataclysm The Ultimates' Last Stand #3 (Of 5)
  • Cataclysm Ultimate Spider-Man #3 (Of 3) 
  • Daredevil Dark Nights #8 (Of 8)
  • Deadpool #22
  • Fantastic Four Inhumans Atlantis Rising TP 
  • Fantomex MAX #4 (Of 4)
  • Guardians Of The Galaxy #5 (Stan Lee Signed Edition) 
  • Guardians Of The Galaxy By Jim Valentino Volume 1 TP 
  • Infinity #1 (Of 6)(Stan Lee Signed Edition) 
  • Infinity Heist #4 (Of 4)
  • Inhumanity The Awakening #2 (Of 2) 
  • Iron Man #20
  • Iron Man #9 (Stan Lee Gold Signature Edition) 
  • Longshot Saves The Marvel Universe #1 (Of 4) 
  • Marvel Knights Spider-Man #4 (Of 5)
  • Marvel Knights X-Men #1  
  • Marvel Universe Avengers Assemble #4
  • Painkiller Jane The Price Of Freedom #3 (Of 4)
  • Revolutionary War Alpha #1  
  • Savage Wolverine #14.NOW  
  • Superior Spider-Man Annual #1  
  • Superior Spider-Man Team-Up Friendly Fire TP 
  • Wolverine #13
  • X-Men #1 
  • X-Men #1 (Stan Lee Signed Edition)
  • X-Men Battle Of The Atom #1 (Of 2)(Stan Lee Signed Edition)
  • X-Men Battle Of The Atom HC
  • X-Men Gold #1 (Stan Lee Gold Signature Edition)
  • Young Avengers #15

     IMAGE COMICS

  • Aphrodite IX #7
  • Artifacts Volume 6 TP
  • Complete Multiple Warheads Volume 1 TP
  • Darkness #112 
  • Drumhellar #3
  • Elephantmen #53 
  • Elephantmen Volume 6 Earthly Desires TP 
  • Fatale #19
  • Five Ghosts #8 
  • Heaven's War TP  
  • Hoax Hunters #13  
  • Invincible Universe #9 
  • Manifest Destiny #3
  • Minimum Wage #1 
  • Morning Glories #36 
  • Revival #12  
  • Sex Criminals #4
  • Sheltered #6
  • Spawn #239
  • Spawn Origins Deluxe Edition Volume 4 HC  
  • Three #4
  • Walking Dead #119

     DARK HORSE COMICS

  • Abe Sapien #9 
  • Doctor Solar Man Of The Atom Archives Volume 2 TP  
  • Halo Escalation #2
  • Halo Initiation HC 
  • Occultist #1 (Of 5) 
  • Shaolin Cowboy #4 (Of 4) 
  • Star Wars #1 (Of 8)(Mike Mayhew Signed Edition) 
  • Star Wars #13
  • Star Wars Omnibus Adventures TP 
  • Trigun Maximum Omnibus Volume 2 TP

     BOOM! STUDIOS

  • Adventure Time The Flip Side #1 (Of 6)
  • Aurora Grimeon Story Will O' The Wisp HC
  • Day Men #1
  • Hawken Melee #4 (Of 5) 
  • Protocol Orphans #3 (Of 4) 
  • Regular Show #1  
  • Regular Show Skips #3 (Of 6)
  • Robocop Last Stand #6 (Of 8) 
  • Sons Of Anarchy #5 
  • Suicide Risk #1  
  • Suicide Risk #9 

     DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT

  • Ash And The Army Of Darkness #3  
  • Black Bat #8  
  • Cryptozoic Man #3 (Of 4) 
  • Dejah Thoris And The Green Men Of Mars #9 (Of 12) 
  • George R.R. Martin's A Game Of Thrones #18  
  • Grimm The Warlock #2 (Of 5) 
  • Jennifer Blood Volume 4 The Trial Of Jennifer Blood TP 
  • L'il Vampi #1  
  • Lords Of Mars #6 (Of 6)
  • Shadow #21 
  • Shadow Year One #1  
  • Warlord Of Mars #31 

     VALIANT ENTERTAINMENT

  • Bloodshot And H.A.R.D. Corps #18  
  • Bloodshot Volume 4 H.A.R.D. Corps TP 
  • Quantum And Woody #7  
  • Shadowman #14 

Games:

     CRYPTOZOIC ENTERTAINMENT

  • Gravwell Escape From The 9th Dimension Board Game

     ENTERPLAY

  • My Little Pony CCG Premiere Edition 2-Player Starter Set

     FANTASY FLIGHT PUBLISHING

  • Game Of Thrones LCG Forgotten Fellowship Chapter Pack
  • Warhammer 40K Only War RPG No Surrender

     MAYFAIR GAMES

  • Settlers Of Catan Explorers And Pirates 5-6 Player Expansion

     Z-MAN GAMES

  • Pandemic On The Brink Expansion

What's on TV:

  • Dragons: Defenders of Berk S2E12 - Cartoon Network 8pm PST
  • Psych S8E1 - USA Network 9pm PST

 

Thursday, January 9

Movies:

  • The Legend of Hercules [2D, 3D]

What's on TV:

  • The Big Bang Theory S7E13 - CBS 8pm PST
  • Community S5E3 - NBC 8pm PST
  • Sleepy Hollow S1E9/10 - Fox 8pm PST
  • White Collar S5E10 - USA Network 9pm PST

Conventions:

  • DarkCon 2014 - Phoenix, AZ (Jan. 9 - 12)
  • Ichibancon 2014 - Concord, NC (Jan. 9 - 12)

 

Friday, January 10

Movies:

  • The Adventurer: Curse of the Midas Box [limited]

What's on TV:

  • Grimm S3E10 - NBC 9pm PST
  • Phineas and Ferb S4E28 - Disney Channel 9:15pm PST
  • Dracula S1E8 - NBC 10pm PST

Conventions:

  • Albuquerque Comic Con 2014 - Albuquerque, NM (Jan. 10 - 12)
  • Anime Los Angeles - Los Angeles, CA (Jan. 10 - 12)
  • Illogicon 2014 - Cary, NC (Jan 10 -12)

 

Saturday, January 11

What's on TV:

  • My Little Pony Friendship is Magic S4E9 - The Hub 7:30am PST

Conventions:

  • Dallas Comic Book Show - Dallas, TX (Jan. 11 -12)

 

Sunday, January 12

What's on TV:

  • Bleach S15E11 - Cartoon Network 12am PST